Skip to main content

Clinical Trials Oncologist

Merritt Hawkins
New Orleans, Louisiana
Closing date
Jul 31, 2024

View more

Full Time
Position Type
Job Description & Requirements
Clinical Trials Oncologist in Louisiana
StartDate: ASAP

The LSU Health New Orleans/LCMC Health Cancer Center in historic, highly desirable New Orleans seeks a Medical Oncologist. Join a team of 6 medical oncologists and 7 fellows whose mission is to provide the best possible care for every person and parish in Louisiana and beyond. Our multidisciplinary cancer center team includes researchers and clinicians who apply a range of expertise to cancer research, education, and patient care. This team is dedicated to furthering research on the pathogenesis, prevention, treatment, and eventual eradication of cancer.

Opportunity Highlights
  • Partner with the department of hematology/oncology in a mission-oriented practice focused on changing the landscape of cancer care in Louisiana and the surrounding states
  • Inaugural position to develop an NCI-Designated Cancer Care Center
  • Provide compassionate clinical care and participate in research and clinical trials
  • Opportunity to partner with the Louisiana Cancer Prevention and Control Program (LCP), which is a series of programs, projects, and studies that currently covers breast, cervical, HPV, colorectal, lung, and other tobacco-related cancers
  • Collaborate with surgical oncology, radiation oncology, gynecologic oncology, radiology, and pathology to provide multidisciplinary care and expertise to patients
  • Join a mission-oriented healthcare system that is built to serve communities and families unique needs across New Orleans, the Gulf Coast, and beyond

Community Information
New Orleans, Louisiana, has a wealth of unique heritage and proud traditions. It is best known for its music, vibrant nightlife, numerous festivals, eclectic food, and intricate architecture.
  • The Greater New Orleans region is one of the fastest-growing technology hubs in the country
  • It is home to the Bio Innovation District, founded to foster a hub of bioscience research and entrepreneurship centered on the City s downtown university campuses and medical facilities
  • The Greater New Orleans area consists of colleges and universities that offer entrepreneurship curricula, start-up support, and growing access to capital
  • The City s economic growth engine is led by the Port of New Orleans and top-notch transportation, including access to six Class-1 railroads and one of America s newest international airports
  • The Greater New Orleans area continues to invest in economic development, sustainable energy, and infrastructure upgrades
  • Named the No. 2 city in the US by Travel + Leisure, 2020

Job Benefits

About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

Internal Medicine, Hematology, Hematologist, Pathology, Internal Medicine, Pathologist, Pathology, Medical Pathologist, Laboratory, Physician, Healthcare, Health Care, Mental Health, Medication, Medical, Doctor, Hospital Clinic, Md, General Practice Physician, Gp, Primary Care Doctor, General Practitioner Physician

Apply for Clinical Trials Oncologist

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on JAMA Career Center you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert